Dealing with Stolen Data in Ransomware Attacks: A Comprehensive Guide

In today’s digital age, ransomware attacks have become increasingly prevalent, posing significant threats to individuals and organizations alike. These malicious attacks encrypt valuable data, rendering it inaccessible until a ransom is paid to the perpetrators. However, the danger doesn’t end there. In many cases, cyber-criminals also steal sensitive information before encrypting it, threatening to expose […]

Data on stolen Apple iPhones to be made more secure now

Apple Inc has passed on an internal memo last week promoting their staff not to repair any iPhone that has been stolen or lost. The move was taken to protect the data of stolen customers from falling into wrong hands and also to safeguard genuine owners from falling into various scams launched through stolen devices. […]

Telegram becomes a hub for hackers buying stolen data

Next time you find your corporate database breached, just be sure that the siphoned data might already been traded on a Telegram platform. Yes, this news was confirmed by Cyber Intelligence Group named Cyberint that discovered that a large set of hacking groups were super-active in sharing data on the messaging platform, sometimes on broadcasted […]

Over $600m cryptocurrency stolen in Cyber Attack

Hackers have stolen more than $600m cryptocurrency through a vulnerability in the systems of Blockchain site Poly Network. And as per a tweet released by the company, the hackers are ready to negotiate and release the stolen currency, if they are offered something lucrative. Poly Network offers an interoperability protocol that helps connect different blockchain […]

More than 26m user passwords stolen from Amazon, Apple, and Facebook

A hacking malware distributed onto 3.25 million computers is said to have led to the harvesting of more than 26 million user credentials related to Amazon, Apple, and Facebook.    According to research carried out by a Cybersecurity firm named NordLocker, a hacking group devised malware and distributed it onto millions of PCs in 2018. […]

Hackers infiltrate BriansClub to pass on stolen 26m credit card info to banks

In an event first of its kind reported hereafter, hackers- probably those indulging in ethical hacking have infiltrated into the database of BrainsClub website for stealing info of more than 26 million credit cards to return the data to the banking industry. BrainsClub happens to be a black market web portal that collects and sells […]

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